Preparatory Division Faculty
M.A., New York University; B.M., Mannes College of Music. Piano studies with Bruce Hungerford, Edith Oppens. Composition studies with Ruth Schonthal, Todd Brief. Dalcroze studies with Anne Farber. Jazz studies with Mike Longo.
Piano; Techniques of MusicProfile:
Performances throughout Georgia, Pacific Northwest & New York City including Weill Recital Hall & Steinway Hall. Recording: SONIC POSTCARDS - Chamber Music of Debra Kaye (2003-2012) to be released on PARMA Recordings. Commissions: Access to Music; Alaria; Atlanta Music Teachers Association; BV Artists International; Classical Saxophone Project; Empire Viols; Fort Wayne Children’s Choir; Arthur Haas, harpsichord; Paul Haughtaling, baritone; Martha McGaughey, viola da gamba; Nancy Ogle, soprano; David Taylor, bass trombone; The Lark Ascending. Grants & Awards: ASCAP Plus; Edward T. Cone Fellowship; Faculty Development Fund (New School University); Meet the Composer. Artist Residencies: Millay Colony, Wurlitzer Foundation.Vice President, Howland Chamber Music Circle, former President. Former Executive Director, New York Composers Circle, Former Vice President, Dalcroze Society/Tristate Chapter. Former faculty, College of the Siskiyous. Faculty, Mannes Preparatory Division since 1991.Personal Website:www.DebraKayeComposer.com